Monday 14 September, 2013 - A man who purchased his unregistered Saturday Gold Lotto entry in Biggera Waters is starting the week more than $810,000 richer after he won a share in division one!
The winner was completely unaware his numbers had come up in the weekend’s Saturday Gold Lotto draw until he checked his ticket today.
“Yippee!” the excited winner exclaimed when realising he was more than $810,000 richer.
“I nearly didn’t check my Saturday Gold Lotto ticket today.
“I’ve always said you’ve got to buy a ticket to win, and it looks like I was right!”
The winner, who wishes to remain anonymous, said he’s unsure what he’ll do with his windfall at the moment.
The man purchased his 12-game entry in Saturday Gold Lotto draw 3363 from NewsXpress Harbourtown, Shop 2A in Harbourtown Shopping Centre, corner of Olsen Avenue and Brisbane Road, Biggera Waters.
Golden Casket always recommends players register their lotto entries to a Golden Casket Winners Circle Card as it not only secures their prize, but also ensures they can be contacted directly with news of a division one win.
Throughout Australia, there were five entries that won a first division share in Saturday Gold Lotto’s estimated $4 million division one prize pool, each worth $810,818.97. Along with the winning entry from Queensland, there were two winning ticket sold in Western Australia, and one each in Victoria and South Australia.
The winning numbers in Saturday Gold Lotto draw 3363 on 12 October 2013 were 41, 9, 33, 34, 3 and 39 with the supplementary numbers 8 and 38.